Game Recaps

Blue Jackets Come Up Short


Columbus bowed out of the playoffs, but not without leaving some indelible marks on the Pittsburgh Penguins, and firmly establishing their presence as a club to be reckoned with in the Eastern...

Pushed To The Brink


After a near perfect start for the Blue Jackets, the Pittsburgh Penguins turned up the pressure. Unfortunately, this time, the CBJ didn't find a way to respond.

Stunner in Columbus


The Blue Jackets pulled off an improbable comeback from a 3- 0 deficit to shock the Pittsburgh Penguins,4-3 in OT, even the series at 2-2, and guarantee a Game 6 in Columbus.

2:13 Of Pure Hell


Columbus returned to Nationwide with a tenuous hold on home-ice advantage, and staked themselves to a very early 2-0 lead. But, three goals in a 2:13 span in the third period sealed their fate as...

Jackets Fall Short in Pittsburgh


Columbus showed that it belongs in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but surrendered two power play goals that made the difference in a 4-3 loss.

Tying the Bow


The Blue Jackets put a wrap on the 2013-14 regular season . . . that's REGULAR season . . . with a 3-2 victory over the Florida Panthers, setting the stage for a regional battle agains the...

Lightning Block Columbus 3-2


Using a collapsing defense to surround neophyte goalie Kristers Gudlevskis, the Tampa Bay Lightning eked out a 3- 2 win over Columbus, dinging the Blue Jackets' hopes of climbing the playoff ladder.



Glory, Glory, Hallelujah. Glory, Glory, Hallelujah, the Blue Jackets are marching on to the playoffs after a 3-1 victory over the Dallas Stars.

Danse Macabre -- Jackets Bounced in OT


Columbus played the better game, maintained pressure and did the things that win hockey games. Unfortunately, the Hockey Gods had other ideas on this night, enabling Colorado to escape with a 3-2...

Game 75 Recap: Jackets Weather the Storm (I Know)


For most of this game, the Jackets were turning the puck over, and generally playing sloppy, though they were able to overcome this to hang on to defeat the 'Canes in overtime.


Game 72 Recap: Flatlined


Is this it for the Jackets?

This One HURT.


If there was any question about how the fans would react to Rick Nash's return, any and all bridges were scorched beyond recognition. Oh, and there was also a hockey game.

Johansen Provides Huge Win Over Habs 3-2


Ryan Johansen just missed a Gordie Howe hat trick (guess which leg he missed), but was the deciding factor in a thrilling game at the venerable Bell Center in Montreal.

Game 69 Recap: Storm Surge


The Jackets were undisciplined and disjointed in a lackluster loss to the Hurricanes.

Jackets Nipped By Sharks


In a game of playoff intensity, Columbus and San Jose needed a shootout before the Sharks could emerge with a 4 - 3 victory.

Find A Way


The Jackets took control of a huge game against the Red Wings in the third period, and got a little help from their friends to put themselves into third place in the Metropolitan Division.

Game 64 Recap: Triumph


The Jackets and Predators duked it out in a classic battle, with Columbus departing Nashville victorious.

Game 62 Recap: Jackets Hang on to Defeat the Stars


A fast start and strong goaltending helped the Jackets overcome sloppy play in the second and third periods en route to a victory over the Stars.

Blue Jackets Sweep Maple Leafs


Columbus extended its season record vs. Toronto to a perfect 3 - 0, notching a hard-fought 2-1 win, despite losing Ryan Murray to a lower body injury. The club stands on the threshold of a playoff...

Jackets Disappear in 5-2 Loss in New Jersey


Only Jimmy Hoffa disappeared more thoroughly than the Blue Jackets did on Thursday night, putting forth a poor effort & dropping their first game back from the Olympic break. Too much drifting, not...

Jackets Fall In San Jose


Columbus kept it close, but lacked the legs and energy to overcome a slew of untimely penalties. Still, they enter the Olympic break solidly in the playoff hunt, and poised for an exciting run over...



The Jackets scored early on Jonathan Quick, but this game turned into a long, drawn affair that finally ended with a frustrating 2-1 OT loss.

Jackets Press Ducks 4 - 2


Columbus put together a complete 60 minute effort to hand Anaheim just its fourth home regulation loss of the season. With two games left before the Olympic break, the Blue Jackets have momentum...

Jackets Burn Washington


Washington had won two straight, but ran into a buzz saw in Columbus, where the Blue Jackets were out to prove that they are the team that won eight straight -- not the one that had dropped the...

Blue Jackets Streak Blocked By Sabres


The Blue Jackets attempted 60 more shots than the Sabres, but were stymied by Ryan Miller, blocked shots and their own lack of focus, bringing their eight game streak to an end.

Game 50 Recap: Streaking Up the Metro Standings


In their 1000th game in franchise history, the Jackets won their eight straight game, overtaking the Flyers for a divisional playoff spot.

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